Edinburgh Research Explorer

Simon Cox

Senior Research Fellow

  1. 2018
  2. Healthy cognitive ageing in the Lothian Birth Cohort Studies: Marginal gains not magic bullet

    Corley, J., Cox, S. & Deary, I., Jan 2018, In : Psychological Medicine. 48, 2, p. 187-207

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  3. Coupled changes in hippocampal structure and cognitive ability in later life

    Anblagan, D., Valdes Hernandez, M., Ritchie, S. J., Aribisala, B., Royle, N., Hamilton, I., Cox, S., Gow, A., Pattie, A., Corley, J., Starr, J., Muñoz Maniega, S., Bastin, M., Deary, I. & Wardlaw, J., 4 Jan 2018, In : Brain and Behavior.

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  4. Brain structural differences between 73- and 92-year olds matched for childhood intelligence, social background, and intracranial volume

    Ritchie, S. J., Dickie, D. A., Cox, S., Valdes Hernandez, M., Sibbett, R., Pattie, A., Anblagan, D., Redmond, P., Royle, N., Corley, J., Muñoz Maniega, S., Taylor, A., Karama, S., Booth, T., Gow, A., Starr, J., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., Feb 2018, In : Neurobiology of Aging. 62, p. 146-158

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  5. Cognitive ability does not predict objectively measured sedentary behaviour: Evidence from three older cohorts

    Čukić, I., Shaw, R., Marioni, R., Chastin, S., Der, G., Dontje, M., Gill, J. M. R., Starr, J., Skelton, D. A., Radakovic, R., Cox, S., Dall, P., Gale, C. & Deary, I., 30 Mar 2018, In : Psychology and Aging. 33, 2, p. 288-296

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  6. Characteristics of a protocol to collect objective physical activity/sedentary behaviour data in a large study: Seniors USP (understanding sedentary patterns

    Dall, P. M., Skelton, D. A., Dontje, M. L., Coulter, E., Stewart, S., Cox, S., Shaw, R. J., Čukić, I., Fitzsimons, C., Greig, C. A., Granat, M. H., Der, G., Deary, I. & Chastin, S. F. M., 31 Mar 2018, In : Journal of the Measurement of Physical Behaviour. 1, 1, p. 26-31

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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 2019
  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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