Hepatitis delta virus.

@article{Taylor2006HepatitisDV,
  title={Hepatitis delta virus.},
  author={John C. Taylor},
  journal={Virology},
  year={2006},
  volume={344 1},
  pages={71-6}
}
Hepatitis delta virus (HDV) is a sub-viral agent that is dependent for its life cycle on hepatitis B virus (HBV). The help it obtains from HBV is limited to the sharing of envelope proteins. These proteins are needed to facilitate the assembly of the HDV genome into new virus particles, and in turn, to allow the attachment and entry of HDV into new host cells. In other respects, the replication of the small single-stranded circular RNA genome of HDV is independent of HBV. HDV genome replication… CONTINUE READING

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