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Table 7 Parameters of the 1H MRS sequences in the heart (septum), pancreas, liver and tibialis anterior muscle

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 Sequence type Voxel size (mm3) TE (ms) TR (ms) Number of signal averages Bandwidth (Hz) Number of datapoints Water suppression Water suppression bandwidth Heartbeat control Respiration control
Heart
water-suppressed
PRESS 10 × 10 × 10 33 2000 128 2500 1024 Water saturation 35 ECG trigger Navigator
Heart not
water-suppressed
PRESS 10 × 10 × 10 33 2000 16 2500 1024 None 35 ECG trigger Navigator
Pancreas
water-suppressed
PRESS 15 × 15 × 10 30 4000 64 2500 1024 Water saturation 35 None Navigator
Pancreas not water-suppressed PRESS 15 × 15 × 10 30 4000 16 2500 1024 None 35 None Navigator
Liver
water-suppressed
PRESS 20 × 20 × 20 30 4000 32 2500 1024 Water saturation 35 None Navigator
Liver not
water-suppressed
PRESS 20 × 20 × 20 30 4000 4 2500 1024 None 35 None Navigator
Tibialis
water-suppressed
PRESS 12 × 12 × 20 33 4000 64 2500 1024 Water saturation 35 None None
Tibialis not
water-suppressed
PRESS 12 × 12 × 20 33 4000 16 2500 1024 None 35 None None