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Only one subject had no 18F-FDG uptake in areas of adipose tissue. This subject had the best BMI and %age of body fat . In all subjects with brown-adipose-tissue activity, the area with the most proof activity was the supraclavicular area . However, various other sites also had substantial putative brown-adipose-tissue activity. There is no detectable brown-adipose-tissue activity in the three subjects who were retested under thermoneutral conditions . Brown-adipose-tissue activity was documented in Subject 2 at 856.5 kBq during contact with frosty and 0 kBq in thermoneutral conditions, in Subject matter 3 at 587.2 kBq during cold exposure and 0 kBq in thermoneutral conditions, and in Subject 4 at 250.0 kBq during cold publicity and 0 kBq thermoneutral conditions.The letter from HHS states an allocation of $25 million will be sufficient to respond to the current and projected need through the end of Fiscal Year 2010. However, this amount neglects to take into account future uncertainty regarding spending budget cuts and the price at which waiting around lists are growing. For instance, the Florida ADAP expects to add between 250 and 300 new patients monthly to the present waiting list. In an effort to address the crisis, Senators Burr, Coburn and Enzi introduced S.