01The dream of “a future of national greatness” begins Dr. Eugenio Antonio Casasco founds the first Pharmacy in the city of Chacabuco.

The dream of “a future of national greatness” begins Dr. Eugenio Antonio Casasco founds the first Pharmacy in the city of Chacabuco.

Vicente y José Casasco set up a pharmacy store at Tortona and then at Torino. They are followed by Dr. Eugenio Antonio Casasco, a pharmacist graduated from the Royal University of Torino in 1865. While Deputy Director of the Royal Hospital of Torino, Dr. Eugenio Antonio Casasco is hired to make a research on the meat preservation process to be transported in refrigerated ships. A few years after their arrival to Argentina, he moves to the city of Chacabuco in the province of Buenos Aires, and founds the first pharmacy store of the city in 1876.

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