Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans body size

Nanomaterial: MWNT-NH2: Amine functionalized 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 1.06 0.04 39 1.1e-10
Trial 2
  Worm length
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 1 0.08 201 -
Nanomaterial 0.97 0.07 49 0.026
Trial 3
  Worm length
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 1 0.09 223 -
Nanomaterial 0.97 0.06 85 0.000095