# Stability of asymmetric tetraquarks in the minimal-path linear potential

@article{Ay2009StabilityOA, title={Stability of asymmetric tetraquarks in the minimal-path linear potential}, author={Cafer Ay and Jean Marc Richard and J. Hyam Rubinstein}, journal={Physics Letters B}, year={2009}, volume={674}, pages={227-231} }

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