Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: UV irradiated nC60: UVA-irradiated fullerene nanoparticles
Concentration: 0.21 µg/cm² (dispersant: DI water).
Control: DI Water
Test Method

Trial 1
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 1.106 230 -
Nanomaterial 0.753 0.492 15 0.10
Trial 2
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 0.772 381 -
Nanomaterial 1.419 1.017 40 0.012
Trial 3
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 1.005 1857 -
Nanomaterial 1.185 0.851 81 0.059