Weitian Chen1, Queenie Chan2, Min Deng1, and Yixiang Wang1
T1rho is a potential biomarker for evaluation of liver fibrosis. However, the
application of T1rho imaging for liver disease in human subjects remains challenging. We
propose a pulse sequence based on single shot Turbo
(Fast) Spin Echo (SSTSE or SSFSE) acquisitions to address the problems.