Table 1: Cardiac magnetic resonance parameters of CINE and late gadolinium enhancement for assessing minipigs with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) without and with intracoronary tacrolimus treatment.


Inversion time (msec)NA200–280
Flip angle55°15°
Echo time (msec)MinfullMinimum
Bandwidth (kHz)12531.25
Trigger delay (msec)NA255
Thickness/gap (mm)8/28/2
Field of view (mm)280 × 280280 × 280
Frequency matrix224160
Phase matrix192160
Number of excitation11
Phase field of view0.81
Views per second168
Number of cardiac phase 201

NA: not applicable.