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Magnesium Alloys as Promising Degradable Implant Materials in Orthopaedic Research

By Janin Reifenrath, Dirk Bormann and Andrea Meyer-Lindenberg

Submitted: May 18th 2010Published: January 14th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/14143

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