Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: MWNT-15-20: Multi-walled carbon nanotubes
Concentration: 1.04 µg/cm² (dispersant: DI water).
Control: DI Water
Test Method

Trial 1
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 0.587 161 -
Nanomaterial 0.486 0.296 37 4.1e-14
Trial 2
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 1.005 1857 -
Nanomaterial 0.478 0.369 59 9.7e-14
Trial 3
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 0.697 698 -
Nanomaterial 0.525 0.415 42 1.2e-11