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Table 5 Parameters of liver and pancreas MRI sequences

From: Systemic cross-talk between brain, gut, and peripheral tissues in glucose homeostasis: effects of exercise training (CROSSYS). Exercise training intervention in monozygotic twins discordant for body weight

Sequence Slice orientation Phase encoding direction Number of slices Field of view (mm2) Slice gap (mm) Voxel size (mm3) Repetition time (ms) Echo time (ms) Respiration control Flip angle (°) Bandwidth (Hz/Px) Imaging mode Acceleration mode (factor)
T2 HASTE Transversal A> > P 49 380 × 309 1 0.7 × 0.7 × 5.0 1570.0 75; 420 Navigator 114 977 2D N/A
T2 HASTE Sagittal A> > P 40 380 × 285 1 1.2 × 1.2 × 5.0 500.0 95 Navigator 160 710 2D GRAPPA (2)
T2 HASTE Coronal R> > L 30 450 × 394 1 1.4 × 1.4 × 5.0 656.0 95 Navigator 160 710 2D GRAPPA (2)
  1. HASTE Half-Fourier Acquisition Single-shot Turbo spin Echo imaging, GRAPPA GeneRalized Autocalibrating Partial Parallel Acquisition