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Batell, Brian, Freitas, Ayres, Ismail, Ahmed, and McKeen, David. Probing light dark matter with a hadrophilic scalar mediator. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.100.095020.
Batell, Brian, Freitas, Ayres, Ismail, Ahmed, & McKeen, David. Probing light dark matter with a hadrophilic scalar mediator. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.100.095020.
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title = {Probing light dark matter with a hadrophilic scalar mediator},
author = {Batell, Brian and Freitas, Ayres and Ismail, Ahmed and McKeen, David},
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doi = {10.1103/PhysRevD.100.095020},
journal = {Physical Review D},
number = 9,
volume = 100,
place = {United States},
year = {2019},
month = {11}

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