Edinburgh Research Explorer

Simon Cox

Senior Research Fellow

  1. 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

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  2. 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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  3. 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

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  4. 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.

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  5. Psychotic-like experiences, polygenic risk scores for schizophrenia, and structural properties of the salience, default mode, and central-executive networks in healthy participants from UK Biobank

    Alloza, C., Blesa-cábez, M., Bastin, M. E., Madole, J. W., Buchanan, C. R., Janssen, J., Gibson, J., Deary, I. J., Tucker-drob, E. M., Whalley, H. C., Arango, C., Mcintosh, A. M., Cox, S. R. & Lawrie, S. M., 27 Apr 2020, In: Translational Psychiatry. 10, 1

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  6. Resting-State Connectivity and Its Association With Cognitive Performance, Educational Attainment, and Household Income in the UK Biobank

    Shen, X., Cox, S., Adams, M. J., Howard, D. M., Lawrie, S., Ritchie, S. J., Bastin, M., Deary, I., McIntosh, A. & Sibley, H., Oct 2018, In: Biological psychiatry. Cognitive neuroscience and neuroimaging. 3, 10, p. 878-886 9 p.

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  7. 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

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  8. Risk and protective factors for structural brain ageing in the eighth decade of life

    Ritchie, S. J., Tucker-Drob, E. M., Cox, S., Dickie, D. A., Valdes Hernandez, M., Corley, J., Royle, N., Redmond, P., Muñoz Maniega, S., Pattie, A., Aribisala, B., Taylor, A., Clarke, T-K., Gow, A., Starr, J., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., Nov 2017, In: Brain Structure and Function. 222, 8, p. 1-14 14 p.

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  9. Sex differences in the adult human brain: Evidence from 5216 UK Biobank participants

    Ritchie, S. J., Cox, S. R., Shen, X., Lombardo, M. V., Reus, L. M., Alloza, C., Harris, M. A., Alderson, H. L., Hunter, S., Neilson, E., Liewald, D. C. M., Auyeung, B., Whalley, H. C., Lawrie, S. M., Gale, C. R., Bastin, M. E., McIntosh, A. M. & Deary, I. J., 16 May 2018, In: Cerebral Cortex. 28, 8, p. 2959-2975 bhy109.

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  10. 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

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  11. Sleep and brain morphological changes in the eighth decade of life

    Aribisala, B. S., Riha, R. L., Valdes Hernandez, M., Maniega, S. M., Cox, S., Radakovic, R., Taylor, A., Pattie, A., Corley, J., Redmond, P., Bastin, M. E., Starr, J., Deary, I. & Wardlaw, J. M., Jan 2020, In: Sleep medicine. 65

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  12. Sleep and cognitive aging in the eighth decade of life

    Cox, S., Ritchie, S. J., Allerhand, M., Hagenaars, S. P., Radakovic, R., Breen, D., Davies, G., Riha, R. L., Harris, S., Starr, J. & Deary, I., Apr 2019, In: Sleep. 42, 4, p. 1-12 zsz019.

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  13. Stratifying major depressive disorder by polygenic risk for schizophrenia in relation to structural brain measures

    Harris, M. A., Shen, X., Cox, S., Gibson, J., Adams, M. J., Clarke, T-K., Deary, I., Lawrie, S., McIntosh, A. & Whalley, H., 18 Jul 2019, In: Psychological Medicine.

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  14. 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

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  15. Structural brain correlates of serum and epigenetic markers of inflammation in major depressive disorder

    Green, C., Shen, X., Stevenson, A. J., Conole, E. L. S., Harris, M. A., Barbu, M. C., Hawkins, E. L., Adams, M. J., Hillary, R. F., Lawrie, S. M., Evans, K. L., Walker, R. M., Morris, S. W., Porteous, D. J., Wardlaw, J. M., Douglas Steele, J., Waiter, G. D., Sandu, A., Campbell, A., Marioni, R. E. & 4 others, Cox, S. R., Cavanagh, J., Mcintosh, A. M. & Whalley, H. C., 19 Nov 2020, In: Brain, Behavior, and Immunity.

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  16. Structural brain imaging correlates of general intelligence in UK Biobank

    Cox, S., Ritchie, S., Fawns-Ritchie, C., Tucker-Drob, E. M. & Deary, I., Sep 2019, In: Intelligence. 76, 101376.

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  17. Study of 300,486 individuals identifies 148 independent genetic loci influencing general cognitive function

    Davies, G., Lam, M., Harris, S. E., Trampush, J. W., Luciano, M., Hill, W. D., Hagenaars, S. P., Ritchie, S. J., Marioni, R. E., Fawns-ritchie, C., Liewald, D. C. M., Okely, J. A., Ahola-olli, A. V., Barnes, C. L. K., Bertram, L., Bis, J. C., Burdick, K. E., Christoforou, A., Derosse, P., Djurovic, S. & 201 others, Espeseth, T., Giakoumaki, S., Giddaluru, S., Gustavson, D. E., Hayward, C., Hofer, E., Ikram, M. A., Karlsson, R., Knowles, E., Lahti, J., Leber, M., Li, S., Mather, K. A., Melle, I., Morris, D., Oldmeadow, C., Palviainen, T., Payton, A., Pazoki, R., Petrovic, K., Reynolds, C. A., Sargurupremraj, M., Scholz, M., Smith, J. A., Smith, A. V., Terzikhan, N., Thalamuthu, A., Trompet, S., Van Der Lee, S. J., Ware, E. B., Windham, B. G., Wright, M. J., Yang, J., Yu, J., Ames, D., Amin, N., Amouyel, P., Andreassen, O. A., Armstrong, N. J., Assareh, A. A., Attia, J. R., Attix, D., Avramopoulos, D., Bennett, D. A., Böhmer, A. C., Boyle, P. A., Brodaty, H., Campbell, H., Cannon, T. D., Cirulli, E. T., Congdon, E., Conley, E. D., Corley, J., Cox, S. R., Dale, A. M., Dehghan, A., Dick, D., Dickinson, D., Eriksson, J. G., Evangelou, E., Faul, J. D., Ford, I., Freimer, N. A., Gao, H., Giegling, I., Gillespie, N. A., Gordon, S. D., Gottesman, R. F., Griswold, M. E., Gudnason, V., Harris, T. B., Hartmann, A. M., Hatzimanolis, A., Heiss, G., Holliday, E. G., Joshi, P. K., Kähönen, M., Kardia, S. L. R., Karlsson, I., Kleineidam, L., Knopman, D. S., Kochan, N. A., Konte, B., Kwok, J. B., Le Hellard, S., Lee, T., Lehtimäki, T., Li, S., Liu, T., Koini, M., London, E., Longstreth, W. T., Lopez, O. L., Loukola, A., Luck, T., Lundervold, A. J., Lundquist, A., Lyytikäinen, L., Martin, N. G., Montgomery, G. W., Murray, A. D., Need, A. C., Noordam, R., Nyberg, L., Ollier, W., Papenberg, G., Pattie, A., Polasek, O., Poldrack, R. A., Psaty, B. M., Reppermund, S., Riedel-heller, S. G., Rose, R. J., Rotter, J. I., Roussos, P., Rovio, S. P., Saba, Y., Sabb, F. W., Sachdev, P. S., Satizabal, C. L., Schmid, M., Scott, R. J., Scult, M. A., Simino, J., Slagboom, P. E., Smyrnis, N., Soumaré, A., Stefanis, N. C., Stott, D. J., Straub, R. E., Sundet, K., Taylor, A. M., Taylor, K. D., Tzoulaki, I., Tzourio, C., Uitterlinden, A., Vitart, V., Voineskos, A. N., Kaprio, J., Wagner, M., Wagner, H., Weinhold, L., Wen, K. H., Widen, E., Yang, Q., Zhao, W., Adams, H. H. H., Arking, D. E., Bilder, R. M., Bitsios, P., Boerwinkle, E., Chiba-falek, O., Corvin, A., De Jager, P. L., Debette, S., Donohoe, G., Elliott, P., Fitzpatrick, A. L., Gill, M., Glahn, D. C., Hägg, S., Hansell, N. K., Hariri, A. R., Ikram, M. K., Jukema, J. W., Vuoksimaa, E., Keller, M. C., Kremen, W. S., Launer, L., Lindenberger, U., Palotie, A., Pedersen, N. L., Pendleton, N., Porteous, D. J., Räikkönen, K., Raitakari, O. T., Ramirez, A., Reinvang, I., Rudan, I., Dan Rujescu, Schmidt, R., Schmidt, H., Schofield, P. W., Schofield, P. R., Starr, J. M., Steen, V. M., Trollor, J. N., Turner, S. T., Van Duijn, C. M., Villringer, A., Weinberger, D. R., Weir, D. R., Wilson, J. F., Malhotra, A., Mcintosh, A. M., Gale, C. R., Seshadri, S., Mosley, T. H., Bressler, J., Lencz, T. & Deary, I. J., 29 May 2018, In: Nature Communications. 9, 1, p. 1-16 2098.

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  18. 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.

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  19. The association between carotid atheroma and cerebral cortex structure at age 73

    Alhusaini, S., Karama, S., Nguyen, T-V., Thiel, A., Bernhardt, B., Cox, S., Corley, J., Taylor, A., Evans, A. C., Starr, J., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J., Deary, I. & Ducharme, S., Oct 2018, In: Annals of Neurology. 84, 4, p. 576-587

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