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1. Delta virus (hepatitis delta virus)
The hepatitis delta virus is a defective virus which uses single-stranded RNA as its genetic material. It is only able to replicate when a helper virus from the family Hepadnaviridae is present in the same host cell . When combined with the virus that causes the disease of hepatitis B , it results in the disease of hepatitis delta .

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