Edinburgh Research Explorer

Simon Cox

Senior Research Fellow

  1. 2015
  2. Brain volumetric changes and cognitive ageing during the eighth decade of life

    Ritchie, S. J., Dickie, D., Cox, S., Valdes Hernandez, M., Corley, J., Royle, N., Pattie, A., Aribisala, B., Redmond, P., Munoz-Maniega, S., Taylor, A., Sibbett, R., Gow, A., Starr, J., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., Dec 2015, In: Human Brain Mapping. 36, p. 4910–4925

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  3. Progression of white matter disease and cortical thinning are not related in older community-dwelling subjects

    Dickie, D. A., Karama, S., Ritchie, S. J., Cox, S. R., Sakka, E., Royle, N. A., Aribisala, B. S., Hernández, M. V., Maniega, S. M., Pattie, A., Corley, J., Starr, J. M., Bastin, M. E., Evans, A. C., Deary, I. J. & Wardlaw, J. M., 22 Dec 2015, In: Stroke. 47, 2, p. 410-6 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  4. 2016
  5. Volumetric and correlational implications of brain parcellation method selection: a 3-way comparison in the frontal lobes.

    Cox, S., McKenzie, T., Aribisala, B., Royle, N., MacPherson, S. E., Maclullich, A., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J., Deary, I. & Ferguson, K., 2016, In: Journal of computer assisted tomography. 40, p. 53-60

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  6. Longitudinal telomere length shortening and cognitive and physical decline in later life: The Lothian Birth Cohorts 1936 and 1921

    Harris, S. E., Marioni, R. E., Martin-Ruiz, C., Pattie, A., Gow, A. J., Cox, S. R., Corley, J., von Zglinicki, T., Starr, J. M. & Deary, I. J., Mar 2016, In: Mechanisms of Ageing and Development. 154, p. 43-48 6 p.

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  7. 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.

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  8. Genetic variants associated with subjective well-being, depressive symptoms, and neuroticism identified through genome-wide analyses

    Okbay, A., Baselmans, B. M. L., De Neve, J-E., Turley, P., Nivard, M. G., Fontana, M. A., Meddens, S. F. W., Linnér, R. K., Rietveld, C. A., Derringer, J., Gratten, J., Lee, J. J., Liu, J. Z., de Vlaming, R., Ahluwalia, T. S., Buchwald, J., Cavadino, A., Frazier-Wood, A. C., Furlotte, N. A., Garfield, V. & 31 others, Geisel, M. H., Gonzalez, J. R., Haitjema, S., Karlsson, R., van der Laan, S. W., Ladwig, K-H., Lahti, J., van der Lee, S. J., Lind, P. A., Liu, T., Matteson, L., Mihailov, E., Miller, M. B., Minica, C. C., Nolte, I. M., Mook-Kanamori, D., van der Most, P. J., Oldmeadow, C., Qian, Y., Raitakari, O., Rawal, R., Realo, A., Rueedi, R., Schmidt, B., Cox, S. R., Davies, G., Pattie, A., Rudan, I., Deary, I. J., Hayward, C. & LifeLines Cohort Study, 18 Apr 2016, In: Nature Genetics. 48, p. 624-633

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  9. Vascular risk factors and progression of white matter hyperintensities in the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936

    Dickie, D. A., Ritchie, S. J., Cox, S., Sakka, E., Royle, N., Aribisala, B., Valdes Hernandez, M., Muñoz Maniega, S., Pattie, A., Corley, J., Starr, J., Bastin, M., Deary, I. & Wardlaw, J., Jun 2016, In: Neurobiology of Aging. 42, p. 116-123

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  10. Genome-wide association study of cognitive functions and educational attainment in UK Biobank (N=112 151)

    Davies, G., Marioni, R. E., Liewald, D. C., Hill, W. D., Hagenaars, S. P., Harris, S. E., Ritchie, S. J., Luciano, M., Fawns-ritchie, C., Lyall, D., Cullen, B., Cox, S. R., Hayward, C., Porteous, D. J., Evans, J., Mcintosh, A. M., Gallacher, J., Craddock, N., Pell, J. P., Smith, D. J. & 2 others, Gale, C. R. & Deary, I. J., 30 Jun 2016, In: Molecular Psychiatry. 21, 6, p. 758-767 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  11. Getting Spearman off the skyhook: One more in a century (since Thomson, 1916) of attempts to vanquish g

    Deary, I., Cox, S. & Ritchie, S. J., 2 Aug 2016, In: Psychological Inquiry. 27, 3, p. 192-199

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  12. Bilingualism, social cognition and executive functions: A tale of chickens and eggs

    Cox, S. R., Bak, T. H., Allerhand, M., Redmond, P., Starr, J. M., Deary, I. J. & MacPherson, S. E., 29 Aug 2016, In: Neuropsychologia. 91, p. 299-306

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  13. Information processing speed mediates the relationship between white matter and general intelligence in schizophrenia

    Alloza, C., Cox, S., Duff, B., Semple, S., Bastin, M., Whalley, H. & Lawrie, S., 31 Aug 2016, In: Psychiatry Research-Neuroimaging. 254, p. 26-33

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. Early life characteristics and late life burden of cerebral small vessel disease in the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936

    Field, T. S., Doubal, F., Johnson, W., Backhouse, E., McHutchison, C., Cox, S., Corley, J., Pattie, A., Gow, A., Shenkin, S., Cvoro, V., Morris, Z., Staals, J., Bastin, M., Deary, I. & Wardlaw, J., 19 Sep 2016, In: Aging. 8, 9, p. 2039-2061

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  15. Associations between education and brain structure at age 73 years, adjusted for age 11 IQ

    Cox, S., Dickie, D. A., Ritchie, S. J., Karama, S., Pattie, A., Royle, N., Corley, J., Aribisala, B., Valdes Hernandez, M. C., Muñoz Maniega, S., Starr, J., Bastin, M., Evans, A. C., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., Oct 2016, In: Neurology. 87, 17, p. 1820-1826 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. 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

  17. Genome-wide analysis identifies 12 loci influencing human reproductive behavior

    Barban, N., Jansen, R., de Vlaming, R., Vaez, A., Mandemakers, J., Tropf, F. C., Shen, X., Wilson, J. F., Chasman, D. I., Nolte, I. M., Tragante, V., van der Laan, S. W., Perry, J. R. B., Kong, A., BIOS Consortium, Ahluwalia, T. S., Albrecht, E., Yerges-Armstrong, L., Atzmon, G., Auro, K. & 235 others, Ayers, K., Bakshi, A., Ben-Avraham, D., Berger, K., Bergman, A., Bertram, L., Bielak, L. F., Bjornsdottir, G., Bonder, M. J., Broer, L., Bui, M., Barbieri, C., Cavadino, A., Chavarro, J. E., Turman, C., Concas, M. P., Cordell, H. J., Davies, G., Eibich, P., Eriksson, N., Esko, T., Eriksson, J., Falahi, F., Felix, J. F., Fontana, M. A., Franke, L., Gandin, I., Gaskins, A. J., Gieger, C., Gunderson, E. P., Guo, X., Hayward, C., He, C., Hofer, E., Huang, H., Joshi, P. K., Kanoni, S., Karlsson, R., Kiechl, S., Kifley, A., Kluttig, A., Kraft, P., Lagou, V., Lecoeur, C., Lahti, J., Li-Gao, R., Lind, P. A., Liu, T., Makalic, E., Mamasoula, C., Matteson, L., Mbarek, H., McArdle, P. F., McMahon, G., Meddens, S. F. W., Mihailov, E., Miller, M., Missmer, S. A., Monnereau, C., van der Most, P. J., Myhre, R., Nalls, M. A., Nutile, T., Kalafati, I. P., Porcu, E., Prokopenko, I., Rajan, K. B., Rich-Edwards, J., Rietveld, C. A., Robino, A., Rose, L. M., Rueedi, R., Ryan, K. A., Saba, Y., Schmidt, D., Smith, J. A., Stolk, L., Streeten, E., Tönjes, A., Thorleifsson, G., Ulivi, S., Wedenoja, J., Wellmann, J., Willeit, P., Yao, J., Yengo, L., Zhao, J. H., Zhao, W., Zhernakova, D. V., Amin, N., Andrews, H., Balkau, B., Barzilai, N., Bergmann, S., Biino, G., Bisgaard, H., Bønnelykke, K., Boomsma, D. I., Buring, J. E., Campbell, H., Cappellani, S., Ciullo, M., Cox, S., Cucca, F., Toniolo, D., Davey Smith, G., Deary, I. J., Dedoussis, G., Deloukas, P., van Duijn, C. M., de Geus, E. J. C., Eriksson, J. G., Evans, D. A., Faul, J. D., Sala, C. F., Froguel, P., Gasparini, P., Girotto, G., Grabe, H-J., Greiser, K. H., Groenen, P. J. F., de Haan, H. G., Haerting, J., Harris, T. B., Heath, A. C., Heikkilä, K., Hofman, A., Homuth, G., Holliday, E. G., Hopper, J., Hyppönen, E., Jacobsson, B., Jaddoe, V. W. V., Johannesson, M., Jugessur, A., Kähönen, M., Kajantie, E., Kardia, S. L. R., Keavney, B., Kolcic, I., Koponen, P., Kovacs, P., Kronenberg, F., Kutalik, Z., La Bianca, M., Lachance, G., Iacono, W. G., Lai, S., Lehtimäki, T., LifeLines Cohort Study, Liewald, D., Lindgren, C. M., Liu, Y., Luben, R., Lucht, M., Luoto, R., Magnus, P., Magnusson, P. K. E., Martin, N. G., McGue, M., McQuillan, R., Medland, S. E., Meisinger, C., Mellström, D., Metspalu, A., Traglia, M., Milani, L., Mitchell, P., Montgomery, G. W., Mook-Kanamori, D. O., de Mutsert, R., Nohr, E. A., Ohlsson, C., Olsen, J., Ong, K. K., Paternoster, L., Pattie, A., Penninx, B. W. J. H., Perola, M., Peyser, P. A., Pirastu, M., Polasek, O., Power, C., Kaprio, J., Raffel, L. J., Räikkönen, K., Raitakari, O., Ridker, P. M., Ring, S. M., Roll, K., Rudan, I., Ruggiero, D., Rujescu, D., Salomaa, V., Schlessinger, D., Schmidt, H., Schmidt, R., Schupf, N., Smit, J. H., Sorice, R., Spector, T. D., Starr, J. M., Stöckl, D., Strauch, K., Stumvoll, M., Swertz, M. A., Thorsteinsdottir, U., Thurik, A. R., Timpson, N. J., Tung, J. Y., Uitterlinden, A. G., Vaccargiu, S., Viikari, J., Vitart, V., Völzke, H., Vollenweider, P., Vuckovic, D., Waage, J., Wagner, G. G., Wang, J. J., J Wareham, N., Weir, D. R., Willemsen, G., Willeit, J., Wright, A. F., Zondervan, K. T., Stefansson, K., Krueger, R. F., Lee, J. J., Benjamin, D. J., Cesarini, D., Koellinger, P. D., den Hoed, M., Snieder, H. & Mills, M. C., Dec 2016, In: Nature Genetics. 48, 12, p. 1462–1472 11 p.

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  18. Predictors of ageing-related decline across multiple cognitive functions

    Ritchie, S. J., Tucker-drob, E. M., Cox, S. R., Corley, J., Dykiert, D., Redmond, P., Pattie, A., Taylor, A. M., Sibbett, R., Starr, J. M. & Deary, I. J., 10 Dec 2016, In: Intelligence. 59, p. 115-126

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  19. Carotid disease at age 73 and cognitive change from age 70 to 76 years. A longitudinal cohort study

    Wardlaw, J., Allerhand, M., Eadie, E., Thomas, A., Corley, J., Pattie, A., Taylor, A., Shenkin, S., Cox, S., Gow, A., Starr, J. & Deary, I., 14 Dec 2016, In: Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. p. 271678X16683693

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  20. Ageing and brain white matter structure in 3513 UK Biobank participants

    Cox, S., Ritchie, S. J., Tucker-Drob, E. M., Liewald, D., Hagenaars, S., Davies, G., Wardlaw, J., Gale, C., Bastin, M. & Deary, I., 15 Dec 2016, In: Nature Communications. 7, p. 1-13 13 p., 13629.

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  21. 2017
  22. Do demographic and vascular risk factors predict cognitive change in 11,070 UK Biobank participant?

    Fawns-Ritchie, C., Cox, S., Richards, M., Gallacher, J. E., Starr, J. & Deary, I., 2017, In: Alzheimer's & Dementia. 13, 7, Supplement , p. P1556 1 p.

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