Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: UV irradiated nC60: UVA-irradiated fullerene nanoparticles
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 1.035 0.599 90 0.65
Trial 2
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 1.106 230 -
Nanomaterial 0.771 0.493 28 0.056
Trial 3
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 1.005 1857 -
Nanomaterial 1.464 0.877 22 0.016