Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans lifespan

Nanomaterial: CeO2: Cerium oxide nanopowder
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 1 0.29 141 0.68
Trial 2
  Worm lifespan
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(LogRank test)
Control 1 0.29 1564 -
Nanomaterial 1.01 0.32 111 0.31
Trial 3
  Worm lifespan
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
(LogRank test)
Control 1 0.31 1090 -
Nanomaterial 1.14 0.3 106 0.00026