Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans fitness

Nanomaterial: MWNT-OH: Hydroxylated multi-walled carbon nanotubes
Concentration: 1 ppm (dispersant: Tannic acid).
Control: Tannic acid
Test Method

Trial 1
  Worm fitness S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 1 0.044 12 -
Nanomaterial 1.106 0.01 3 4.8e-7
Trial 2
  Worm fitness S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 1 0.162 12 -
Nanomaterial 0.996 0.233 3 0.98
Trial 3
  Worm fitness S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 1 0.273 12 -
Nanomaterial 1.292 0.424 2 0.51