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First 15 Minutes of Syfy's 'Helix' Released

January 4, 2014 (2:42 am) GMT
Watch Billy Campbell's Dr. Alan Farragut discovers the state his fellow scientist brother is in after a mysterious outbreak hit a research facility in Arctic.

Syfy has released the first 15 minutes of its highly-promoted new series "" ahead of the January 10 premiere. From the creator of "", Ron Moore, the series follows a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention who travel to a high-tech research facility in the Arctic to investigate a possible disease outbreak.

As seen from the video, the series begins after the outbreak and jumps to present day at CDC headquarter in Atlanta where 's Dr. Alan Farragut is extracted to assist in the contamination of the outbreak. The series moves again to Day 1 when the team arrives at the facility via chopper and Farragut sees his infected brother for the first time.

"I kind of think of this show as a mashup of 'The Andromeda Strain', John Carpenter's '' and ''," Campbell told Channel Guide magazine. The show skipped the pilot stage and was picked up for a full season containing at least 13 episodes.



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