Edinburgh Research Explorer

Simon Cox

Senior Research Fellow

  1. 2017
  2. Subcortical volume and white matter integrity abnormalities in major depressive disorder: Findings from UK Biobank imaging data

    Shen, X., Reus, L., Cox, S., Adams, M. J., Liewald, D., Bastin, M., Smith, D. J., Deary, I., Sibley, H. & McIntosh, A., 17 Jul 2017, In: Scientific Reports. 7, 1, p. 5547 5547.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  3. Retinal microvascular network geometry and cognitive abilities in community-dwelling older people: The Lothian Birth Cohort 1936 Study

    McGrory, S., Taylor, A., Kirin, M., Corley, J., Pattie, A., Cox, S., Dhillon, B., Wardlaw, J., Doubal, F., Starr, J., Trucco, E., MacGillivray, T. & Deary, I., Jul 2017, In: British Journal of Ophthalmology. 101, 7, p. 993-998

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  4. A latent measure explains substantial variance in white matter microstructure across the newborn human brain

    Telford, E., Cox, S., Fletcher-Watson, S., Anblagen, D., Sparrow, S., Pataky, R., Quigley, A., Semple, S., Bastin, M. & Boardman, J., 6 Jun 2017, In: Brain Structure and Function.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. Interaction of APOE e4 and poor glycemic control predicts white matter hyperintensity growth from 73-76

    Cox, S., Ritchie, S. J., Dickie, D. A., Pattie, A., Royle, N., Corley, J., Aribisala, B., Harris, S., Valdes Hernandez, M., Gow, A., Muñoz Maniega, S., Starr, J., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., Jun 2017, In: Neurobiology of Aging. 54, p. 54-58

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. Hippocampal morphology and cognitive functions in community-dwelling older people: the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936

    Valdes Hernandez, M., Cox, S., Kim, J., Royle, N., Muñoz Maniega, S., Gow, A., Anblagan, D., Bastin, M., Park, J., Starr, J., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., Apr 2017, In: Neurobiology of Aging. 52, p. 1-11 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  7. Improving data availability for brain image biobanking in healthy subjects: practice-based suggestions from an international multidisciplinary working group

    Shenkin, S. D., Pernet, C., Nichols, T. E., Poline, J. B., Matthews, P. M., van der Lugt, A., Mackay, C. E., Lanyon, L. J., Mazoyer, B., Boardman, J. P., Thompson, P. M., Fox, N. C., Marcus, D. S., Sheikh, A., Cox, S. R., Anblagan, D., Job, D. E., Dickie, D. A., Rodriguez, D. & Wardlaw, J. M., 14 Feb 2017, In: NeuroImage.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  8. Association of polygenic risk for major psychiatric illness with subcortical volumes and white matter integrity in UK Biobank

    Reus, L., Shen, X., Gibson, J., Wigmore, E., Ligthart, L., Adams, M., Davies, G., Cox, S., Hagenaars, S., Bastin, M., Deary, I., Sibley, H. & McIntosh, A., 10 Feb 2017, In: Scientific Reports. 7, 42140.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. Stress in childhood, adolescence and early adulthood, and cortisol levels in older age

    Harris, M. A., Cox, S. R., Brett, C. E., Deary, I. J. & MacLullich, A. M. J., Feb 2017, In: Stress. 20, 2, p. 140-148

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  10. 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

  11. 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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractpeer-review

  12. 2016
  13. 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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  14. 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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. 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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. 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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  17. 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

  18. 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

  19. 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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  20. 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

  21. 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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review