Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: UV irradiated nC60: UVA-irradiated fullerene nanoparticles
Concentration: 2.08 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 0.818 0.46 81 0.0085
Trial 2
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 0.772 381 -
Nanomaterial 1.33 0.753 39 0.010
Trial 3
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 1.005 1857 -
Nanomaterial 0.979 0.647 94 0.76