Orlando startup Kismet grows as it develops virus-fighting disinfectant for hospitals

With the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic last year, Christina Drake and the team at Kismet Technologies LLC thought the firm’s spray solution would be most applicable as a general surface disinfectant. 

However, they found the spray worked against a wide array of bacteria and viruses, potentially making it suitable for fighting hospital-acquired infections, Drake, founder and owner of Orlando-based Kismet, told Orlando Business Journal. There is a need for such a solution, as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates one in 31 hospital patients on any given day has at least one health facility-related infection.  Read more here.