Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans lifespan

Nanomaterial: UV irradiated nC60: UVA-irradiated 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 0.28 160 -
Nanomaterial 0.99 0.25 144 0.64
Trial 2
  Worm lifespan
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(LogRank test)
Control 1 0.3 405 -
Nanomaterial 0.94 0.35 57 0.46
Trial 3
  Worm lifespan
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(LogRank test)
Control 1 0.36 2811 -
Nanomaterial 1 0.37 68 0.79