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Table 6 Parameters of the tibilais anterior muscle 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) Voxel size (mm3) Repetition time (ms) Echo time (ms) Flip angle (°) Bandwidth (Hz/Px) Imaging mode Acceleration mode (factor)
T1 VIBE Dixon Transversal A> > P 144 268 × 201 1.4 × 1.4 × 1.0 4.14 1.23; 2.46 9.0 1040 3D CAIPIRINHA (4)
T1 VIBE in-opp Transversal A> > P 160 192 × 156 1.0 × 1.0 × 1.0 4.76 1.51; 3.01 9.0 870 3D None
T1 VIBE in-opp Sagittal A> > P 160 256 × 152 1.0 × 1.0 × 1.0 4.76 1.51; 3.01 9.0 850 3D None
T1 VIBE in-opp Coronal R> > L 104 256 × 152 1.0 × 1.0 × 1.0 4.78 1.51; 3.01 9.0 850 3D None
  1. VIBE Volometric Interpolated Breath-hold Examination, CAIPIRINHA Controlled Aliasing in Parallel Imaging Results in Higher Acceleration