Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: SiO2
Concentration: 0.52 µg/cm² (dispersant: DI water).
Control: DI Water
Test Method

Trial 1
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 0.906 914 -
Nanomaterial 1.07 0.433 19 0.51
Trial 2
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 1.023 632 -
Nanomaterial 0.923 0.516 73 0.29