The IARC TP53 database was initiated by Monica Hollstein and Curtis Harris in 1991 and further developed and maintained by Pierre Hainaut and Magali Olivier.

The database is currently maintained by in the Group of Molecular Mechanisms and Biomarkers at IARC.

For any database-related questions, please contact Magali at , or Tel +33 4 72 73 86 69.

Curators: Audrey Petitjean and Magali Olivier.

Web developments over the years have been done by the IT companies Lambda+ and Micropole, and with the help of Ewy Mathe, Thierry Menard, Jose-Luis Gonzalez-Pisa and Lucile Alteyrac.

The project is funded by IARC and has been supported by the European Community (contracts: QLG1-1999-00273, FP6, MUTp53 project) and the National Institute of Environmental Health Science.

IARC European Community NIEHS

Current and past collaborators to the database project are:

COSMIC database
Sanger Institute, UK

The Human Genome Variation Society (Database guidelines)

University of Leeds, Clarendon Way, Leeds LS29 9JT, UK

National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA

(Functional data in Yeast)
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences , Research Triangle Park, NC, USA

(Functional data in Yeast)
Tohoku University, Sendai 980-8575, Japan

(Prediction models)
(Prediction models)

(Germline database)
Institute of Cancer Research, Royal Marsden NHS trust, Downs Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5PT, UK

(Structural impact of mutation)
The University of Reading, Whiteknights Reading, Berkshire RG6 6AH, UK