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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. 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 journalArticle

  3. 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 journalArticle

  4. 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 journalArticle

  5. 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 journalArticle

  6. 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 journalArticle

  7. 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 journalArticle

  8. 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 journalArticle

  9. 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 journalArticle

  10. 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)

  11. 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 journalArticle

  12. 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 conferencePaper

  13. 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

  14. 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 journalArticle

  15. The epigenetic clock is correlated with physical and cognitive fitness in the Lothian Birth Cohort 1936

    Marioni, R. E., Shah, S., McRae, A. F., Ritchie, S. J., Muniz-Terrera, G., Harris, S. E., Gibson, J., Redmond, P., Cox, S. R., Pattie, A., Corley, J., Taylor, A., Murphy, L., Starr, J. M., Horvath, S., Visscher, P. M., Wray, N. R. & Deary, I. J., 2015, In : International Journal of Epidemiology. 44, 4, p. 1388-1396

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. DNA methylation age of blood predicts all-cause mortality in later life

    Marioni, R. E., Shah, S., McRae, A. F., Chen, B. H., Colicino, E., Harris, S. E., Gibson, J., Henders, A. K., Redmond, P., Cox, S. R., Pattie, A., Corley, J., Murphy, L., Martin, N. G., Montgomery, G. W., Feinberg, A. P., Fallin, M. D., Multhaup, M. L., Jaffe, A. E., Joehanes, R. & 11 others, Schwartz, J., Just, A. C., Lunetta, K. L., Murabito, J. M., Starr, J. M., Horvath, S., Baccarelli, A. A., Levy, D., Visscher, P. M., Wray, N. R. & Deary, I. J., 30 Jan 2015, In : Genome Biology. 16, 12 p., 25.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. 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 journalArticle