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Magnesium Alloys as Promising Degradable Implant Materials in Orthopaedic Research

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Janin Reifenrath, Dirk Bormann and Andrea Meyer-Lindenberg

Submitted: 18 May 2010 Published: 14 January 2011

DOI: 10.5772/14143

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Magnesium Alloys - Corrosion and Surface Treatments

Edited by Frank Czerwinski

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Written By

Janin Reifenrath, Dirk Bormann and Andrea Meyer-Lindenberg

Submitted: 18 May 2010 Published: 14 January 2011