Edinburgh Research Explorer

Simon Cox

Senior Research Fellow

  1. 2016
  2. Genetic variants associated with subjective well-being, depressive symptoms, and neuroticism identified through genome-wide analyses

    Okbay, A., Baselmans, B. M. L., De Neve, J-E., Turley, P., Nivard, M. G., Fontana, M. A., Meddens, S. F. W., Linnér, R. K., Rietveld, C. A., Derringer, J., Gratten, J., Lee, J. J., Liu, J. Z., de Vlaming, R., Ahluwalia, T. S., Buchwald, J., Cavadino, A., Frazier-Wood, A. C., Furlotte, N. A., Garfield, V. & 31 others, Geisel, M. H., Gonzalez, J. R., Haitjema, S., Karlsson, R., van der Laan, S. W., Ladwig, K-H., Lahti, J., van der Lee, S. J., Lind, P. A., Liu, T., Matteson, L., Mihailov, E., Miller, M. B., Minica, C. C., Nolte, I. M., Mook-Kanamori, D., van der Most, P. J., Oldmeadow, C., Qian, Y., Raitakari, O., Rawal, R., Realo, A., Rueedi, R., Schmidt, B., Cox, S. R., Davies, G., Pattie, A., Rudan, I., Deary, I. J., Hayward, C. & LifeLines Cohort Study, 18 Apr 2016, In : Nature Genetics. 48, p. 624-633

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. 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

  4. Longitudinal telomere length shortening and cognitive and physical decline in later life: The Lothian Birth Cohorts 1936 and 1921

    Harris, S. E., Marioni, R. E., Martin-Ruiz, C., Pattie, A., Gow, A. J., Cox, S. R., Corley, J., von Zglinicki, T., Starr, J. M. & Deary, I. J., Mar 2016, In : Mechanisms of Ageing and Development. 154, p. 43-48 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. 2015
  6. 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.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Brain volumetric changes and cognitive ageing during the eighth decade of life

    Ritchie, S. J., Dickie, D., Cox, S., Valdes Hernandez, M., Corley, J., Royle, N., Pattie, A., Aribisala, B., Redmond, P., Munoz-Maniega, S., Taylor, A., Sibbett, R., Gow, A., Starr, J., Bastin, M., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., Dec 2015, In : Human Brain Mapping. 36, p. 4910–4925

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 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

  9. Coupled changes in brain white matter microstructure and fluid intelligence in later life

    Ritchie, S., Bastin, M., Tucker-Drob, E. M., Munoz-Maniega, S., Engelhardt, L., Cox, S. R., Royle, N., Gow, A., Corley, J., Pattie, A., Taylor, A., Valdes Hernandez, M., Starr, J., Wardlaw, J. & Deary, I., 3 Jun 2015, In : The Journal of Neuroscience. 35, 22, p. 8672-8682 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. 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

  11. Common polygenic risk for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is associated with cognitive ability in the general population

    Clarke, T-K., Lupton, M. K., Fernandez-Pujals, A. M., Starr, J., Davies, G., Cox, S., Pattie, A., Liewald, D. C., Hall, L. S., MacIntyre, D. J., Smith, B. H., Hocking, L. J., Padmanabhan, S., Thomson, P. A., Hayward, C., Hansell, N. K., Montgomery, G. W., Medland, S. E., Martin, N. G., Wright, M. J. & 3 others, Porteous, D. J., Deary, I. J. & McIntosh, A. M., 10 Mar 2015, In : Molecular Psychiatry.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  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. 2014
  17. Genetic and environmental exposures constrain epigenetic drift over the human life course

    Shah, S., Mcrae, A. F., Marioni, R. 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., Starr, J. M., Wray, N. R., Deary, I. & Visscher, P. M., 1 Nov 2014, In : Genome Research. 24, 11, p. 1725-1733

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle