Edinburgh Research Explorer

Simon Cox

Senior Research Fellow

  1. 2019
  2. Corticosteroids and regional variations in thickness of the human cerebral cortex across the lifespan

    Parker, N., French, L., Vidal-Pineiro, D., Shin, J., Adams, H. H. H., Brodaty, H., Cox, S., Deary, I., Fjell, A. M., Frenzel, S., Grabe, H. J., Hosten, N., Arfan Ikram, M., Jian, J., Knol, M., Mazoyer, B., Mishra, A., Sachdev, P. S., Salum, G., Satizabal, C. L. & 12 others, Schmidt, H., Schmidt, R., Seshadri, S., Schumann, G., Völzke, H., Walhovd, K., Wen, W., Wittfield, K., Yang, Q., Debette, S., Pausova, Z. & Paus, T., 26 Jun 2019, In : Cerebral Cortex. bhz108.

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  3. White matter microstructure and its relation to longitudinal measures of depressive symptoms in mid-late life

    Shen, X., Adams, M. J., Ritakari, T., Cox, S., McIntosh, A. & Whalley, H., 21 Jun 2019, In : Biological Psychiatry.

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  4. Author Correction: 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. & 202 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-C., Lill, C. M., Liu, T., Koini, M., London, E., Longstreth, W. T., Lopez, O. L., Loukola, A., Luck, T., Lundervold, A. J., Lundquist, A., Lyytikäinen, L-P., 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., 1 May 2019, In : Nature Communications. 10, 1, p. 2068

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  5. Hierarchical Complexity of the Adult Human Structural Connectome

    Smith, K., Bastin, M., Cox, S., Valdes Hernandez, M., Wiseman, S., Escudero, J. & Sudlow, C., May 2019, In : NeuroImage. 191, p. 205-215

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  6. 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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  7. 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.

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  8. Associations between vascular risk factors and brain MRI indices in UK Biobank

    Cox, S., Lyall, D. M., Ritchie, S., Bastin, M., Harris, M., Buchanan, C. R., Fawns-Ritchie, C., Barbu, M., de Nooij, L., Reus, L. M., Alloza, C., Shen, X., Neilson, E., Alderson, H. L., Hunter, S., Liewald, D., Whalley, H. C., McIntosh, A., Lawrie, S., Pell, J. P. & 4 others, Tucker-Drob, E. M., Wardlaw, J., Gale, C. & Deary, I., 11 Mar 2019, In : European Heart Journal.

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  9. Polygenic predictors of age-related decline in cognitive ability

    Ritchie, S. J., Hill, W. D., Marioni, R., Davies, G., Hagenaars, S., Harris, S., Cox, S., Taylor, A., Corley, J., Pattie, A., Redmond, P., Starr, J. & Deary, I., 13 Feb 2019, In : Molecular Psychiatry. p. 1-15

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  10. Theory of mind and psychosocial characteristics in older men

    Radecki, M. A., Cox, S. R. & MacPherson, S. E., 1 Feb 2019, In : Psychology and Aging. 34, 1, p. 145-151

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  11. 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

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  12. Association of whole-genome and NETRIN1 signaling pathway-derived polygenic risk scores for Major Depressive Disorder and white matter microstructure in UK Biobank

    Barbu, M. C., Zeng, Y., Shen, X., Cox, S. R., Clarke, T., Gibson, J., Adams, M. J., Johnstone, M., Haley, C. S., Lawrie, S. M., Deary, I. J., Mcintosh, A. M. & Whalley, H. C., 1 Jan 2019, In : Biological psychiatry. Cognitive neuroscience and neuroimaging. 4, 1, p. 91-100 10 p.

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  13. 2018
  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Longitudinal serum S100β and brain ageing in the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936

    Cox, S., Allerhand, M., Ritchie, S. J., Muñoz Maniega, S., Valdes Hernandez, M., Harris, S., Dickie, D. A., Anblagan, D., Aribisala, B., Morris, Z., Sherwood, R., Abbott, N. J., Starr, J., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., Sep 2018, In : Neurobiology of Aging. 69, p. 274-282

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  17. 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

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  18. Genetic contributions to trail making test performance in UK Biobank

    Hagenaars, S., Cox, S., Hill, W. D., Davies, G., Liewald, D., Consortium, CHARGE., Harris, S., McIntosh, A., Gale, C. & Deary, I., Jul 2018, In : Molecular Psychiatry. 23, 7, p. 1575-1583

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  19. 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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  20. 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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