Edinburgh Research Explorer

Simon Cox

Senior Research Fellow

  1. Cognitive ability across the life course and cortisol levels in older age

    Harris, M., Cox, S., Brett, C., Deary, I. & MacLullich, A. M. J., Nov 2017, In: Neurobiology of Aging. 59, p. 64-71

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  2. Neurology-related protein biomarkers are associated with cognitive ability and brain volume in older age

    Harris, S., Cox, S., Bell, S., Marioni, R., Prins, B. P., Pattie, A., Corley, J., Muñoz Maniega, S., Valdes Hernandez, M., Morrison, Z., John, S. L., Bronson, P. G., Tucker-Drob, E. M., Starr, J., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J., Butterworth, A. S. & Deary, I., 10 Feb 2020, In: Nature Communications. 11, 800.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. Age-related gene expression changes, and transcriptome wide association study of physical and cognitive aging traits, in the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936

    Harris, S. E., Riggio, V., Evenden, L., Gilchrist, T., Mccafferty, S., Murphy, L., Wrobel, N., Taylor, A. M., Corley, J., Pattie, A., Cox, S. R., Martin-ruiz, C., Prendergast, J., Starr, J. M., Marioni, R. E. & Deary, I. J., 1 Dec 2017, In: Aging. 9, 12, p. 2489-2503

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  4. Post-mortem brain analyses of the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936: Extending lifetime cognitive and brain phenotyping to the level of the synapse

    Henstridge, C., JAckson, R., Kim, J., Herrmann, A., Wright, A. K., Harris, S., Bastin, M., Starr, J., Wardlaw, J., Gillingwater, T., Smith, C., McKenzie, C-A., Cox, S., Deary, I. & Spires-Jones, T., 4 Sep 2015, In: Acta neuropathologica communications. 3, 53

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. An epigenetic predictor of death captures multi-modal measures of brain health

    Hillary, R. F., Stevenson, A. J., Cox, S. R., McCartney, D. L., Harris, S. E., Seeboth, A., Higham, J., Sproul, D., Taylor, A. M., Redmond, P., Corley, J., Pattie, A., del C. Valdés Hernández, M., Muñoz-Maniega, S., Bastin, M. E., Wardlaw, J., Horvath, S., Ritchie, C. W., Spires-Jones, T. L., McIntosh, A. M. & 3 others, Evans, K. L., Deary, I. & Marioni, R. E., 3 Dec 2019, In: Molecular Psychiatry. 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. Brain grey and white matter predictors of verbal ability traits in older age: The Lothian Birth Cohort 1936

    Hoffman, P., Cox, S., Dykiert, D., Muñoz Maniega, S., Valdes Hernandez, M., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., Aug 2017, In: NeuroImage. 156, p. 394-402

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Associations of mitochondrial and nuclear mitochondrial variants and genes with seven metabolic traits

    Kraja, A. T., Liu, C., Fetterman, J. L., Graff, M., Have, C. T., Gu, C., Yanek, L. R., Feitosa, M. F., Arking, D. E., Chasman, D. I., Young, K., Ligthart, S., Hill, W. D., Weiss, S., Luan, J., Giulianini, F., Li-gao, R., Hartwig, F. P., Lin, S. J., Wang, L. & 132 others, Richardson, T. G., Yao, J., Fernandez, E. P., Ghanbari, M., Wojczynski, M. K., Lee, W., Argos, M., Armasu, S. M., Barve, R. A., Ryan, K. A., An, P., Baranski, T. J., Bielinski, S. J., Bowden, D. W., Broeckel, U., Christensen, K., Chu, A. Y., Corley, J., Cox, S. R., Uitterlinden, A. G., Rivadeneira, F., Cropp, C. D., Daw, E. W., Van Heemst, D., De Las Fuentes, L., Gao, H., Tzoulaki, I., Ahluwalia, T. S., De Mutsert, R., Emery, L. S., Erzurumluoglu, A. M., Perry, J. A., Fu, M., Forouhi, N. G., Gu, Z., Hai, Y., Harris, S. E., Hemani, G., Hunt, S. C., Irvin, M. R., Jonsson, A. E., Justice, A. E., Kerrison, N. D., Larson, N. B., Lin, K., Love-gregory, L. D., Mathias, R. A., Lee, J. H., Nauck, M., Noordam, R., Ong, K. K., Pankow, J., Patki, A., Pattie, A., Petersmann, A., Qi, Q., Ribel-madsen, R., Rohde, R., Sandow, K., Schnurr, T. M., Sofer, T., Starr, J. M., Taylor, A. M., Teumer, A., Timpson, N. J., De Haan, H. G., Wang, Y., Weeke, P. E., Williams, C., Wu, H., Yang, W., Zeng, D., Witte, D. R., Weir, B. S., Wareham, N. J., Vestergaard, H., Turner, S. T., Torp-pedersen, C., Stergiakouli, E., Sheu, W. H., Rosendaal, F. R., Ikram, M. A., Franco, O. H., Ridker, P. M., Perls, T. T., Pedersen, O., Nohr, E. A., Newman, A. B., Linneberg, A., Langenberg, C., Kilpeläinen, T. O., Kardia, S. L. R., Jørgensen, M. E., Jørgensen, T., Sørensen, T. I. A., Homuth, G., Hansen, T., Goodarzi, M. O., Deary, I. J., Christensen, C., Chen, Y. I., Chakravarti, A., Brandslund, I., Bonnelykke, K., Taylor, K. D., Wilson, J. G., Rodriguez, S., Davies, G., Horta, B. L., Thyagarajan, B., Rao, D. C., Grarup, N., Davila-roman, V. G., Hudson, G., Guo, X., Arnett, D. K., Hayward, C., Vaidya, D., Mook-kanamori, D. O., Tiwari, H. K., Levy, D., Loos, R. J. F., Dehghan, A., Elliott, P., Malik, A. N., Scott, R. A., Becker, D. M., De Andrade, M., Province, M. A., Meigs, J. B., Rotter, J. I. & North, K. E., 3 Jan 2019, In: American Journal of Human Genetics. 104, 1, p. 112-138

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  8. Brain white matter structure and information processing speed in healthy older age

    Kuznetsova, K., Munoz-Maniega, S., Ritchie, S., Cox, S., Storkey, A., Starr, J., Wardlaw, J., Deary, I. & Bastin, M., 2015, In: Brain Structure and Function. 21, 6, p. 3323-3235

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. Trait Conscientiousness and the Personality Meta-Trait Stability are Associated with Regional White Matter Microstructure

    Lewis, G. J., Cox, S., Booth, T., Muñoz Maniega, S., Royle, N., Valdes Hernandez, M., Wardlaw, J., Bastin, M. & Deary, I., 24 Mar 2016, In: Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  10. Widespread associations between trait conscientiousness and thickness of brain cortical regions

    Lewis, G. J., Dickie, D. A., Cox, S. R., Karama, S., Evans, A. C., Starr, J. M., Bastin, M. E., Wardlaw, J. M. & Deary, I. J., 1 Aug 2018, In: NeuroImage. 176, p. 22-28

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  11. Mediterranean-type diet and brain structural change from 73 to 76 years in a Scottish cohort

    Luciano, M., Corley, J., Cox, S., Valdes Hernandez, M., Craig, L., Dickie, D. A., Karama, S., Mcneill, G., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., 31 Jan 2017, In: Neurology. 88, 5, p. 449-455

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  12. Single nucleotide polymorphisms associated with reading ability show connection to socio-economic outcomes

    Luciano, M., Hagenaars, S. P., Cox, S. R., Hill, W. D., Davies, G., Harris, S. E., Deary, I. J., Evans, D. M., Martin, N. G., Wright, M. J. & Bates, T. C., Sep 2017, In: Behavior Genetics. 47, 5, p. 469-479

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  13. Association between APOE e4 and white matter hyperintensity volume, but not total brain volume or white matter integrity

    Lyall, D. M., Cox, S., Lyall, L. M., Celis-morales, C. A., Cullen, B., Mackay, D. F., Ward, J., Strawbridge, R. J., McIntosh, A., Sattar, N. A., Smith, D. J., Cavanagh, J., Deary, I. & Pell, J. P., 22 Mar 2019, In: Brain imaging and behavior.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. The frontal ageing hypothesis: Evidence from normal ageing and dementia

    MacPherson, S. E. & Cox, S. R., 17 Nov 2016, Handbook of Gerontology Research Methods: Understanding Successful Aging. Riby, L. (ed.). Blackwell, (Research Methods in Developmental Psychology: A Handbook Series).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  15. Individual differences in cognitive processes underlying Trail Making Test-B performance in old age: The Lothian Birth Cohort 1936

    MacPherson, S. E., Allerhand, M., Cox, S. R. & Deary, I. J., Jul 2019, In: Intelligence. 75, p. 23-32

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. Processing speed and the relationship between Trail Making Test-B performance, cortical thinning and white matter microstructure in older adults

    MacPherson, S. E., Cox, S. R., Dickie, D. A., Karama, S., Starr, J. M., Evans, A. C., Bastin, M. E., Wardlaw, J. M. & Deary, I. J., Oct 2017, In: Cortex. 95, p. 92-103

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  17. Neural mechanisms of Trail Making Test performance

    MacPherson, S. E., Cox, S., Aribisala, B., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., 2015, (Unpublished).

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

  18. Handbook of Frontal Lobe Assessment

    MacPherson, S. E., Della Sala, S., Cox, S. R., Girardi, A. & Iveson, M., 7 May 2015, Oxford: Oxford University Press. 448 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  19. Aging-sensitive networks within the human structural connectome are implicated in late-life cognitive declines.

    Madole, J. W., Ritchie, S. J., Cox, S., Buchanan, C., Valdes Hernandez, M., Muñoz Maniega, S., Wardlaw, J., Harris, M., Bastin, M., Deary, I. & Tucker-Drob, E. M., 15 Jun 2020, In: Biological Psychiatry.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review