Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans lifespan

Nanomaterial: nC60: Fullerene nanoparticles
Concentration: 1.04 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 0.31 1211 -
Nanomaterial 0.95 0.35 67 0.41
Trial 2
  Worm lifespan
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(LogRank test)
Control 1 0.31 1090 -
Nanomaterial 1.09 0.33 66 0.021