Siiri, a Finnish Lapphund (image) University of Helsinki Caption Siiri, a Finnish Lapphund suffering Pompe disease, was treated by feeding her several times a day in upright position. Siiri lived two years and five months until she passed away. Credit Ulla Jäntti / University of Helsinki Usage Restrictions The image may only be used with appropriate credit. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.