Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans body size

Nanomaterial: MWNT-15-5: Multi-walled carbon nanotubes
Concentration: 2.08 µg/cm² (dispersant: DI water).
Control: DI Water
Test Method

Trial 1
  Worm length
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 1 0.08 222 -
Nanomaterial 1.01 0.06 24 0.66
Trial 2
  Worm length
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 1 0.08 201 -
Nanomaterial 0.88 0.09 45 1.2e-11
Trial 3
  Worm length
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 1 0.09 223 -
Nanomaterial 0.96 0.08 36 0.0032