Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans lifespan

Nanomaterial: MWNT-OH: Hydroxylated multi-walled carbon nanotubes
Concentration: 2.08 µg/cm² (dispersant: DI water).
Control: DI Water
Test Method

Trial 1
  Worm lifespan
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(LogRank test)
Control 1 0.28 160 -
Nanomaterial 0.99 0.24 178 0.39
Trial 2
  Worm lifespan
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(LogRank test)
Control 1 0.36 2811 -
Nanomaterial 0.91 0.24 74 0.0026
Trial 3
  Worm lifespan
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(LogRank test)
Control 1 0.31 1211 -
Nanomaterial 1.12 0.29 127 0.0018