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BARGELLINI , Guido . - He was born in Roccastrada (Grosseto) on December 28th. 1879 by Pilade, a physician conducted, and by Emma Pepi. He obtained a diploma in pharmacy from the University of Siena (1900) and a degree in chemistry in Rome (1902). After having been assistant in the general chemistry laboratory of the University of Siena (1902-1904), he worked in Berlin, in the institute of E. Fischer, the great organic chemist at that time dedicated to brilliant research on sugars and proteins.