Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: MWNT-15-5: 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 0.523 0.423 50 4.1e-10
Trial 2
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 0.697 698 -
Nanomaterial 0.459 0.324 26 2.5e-14
Trial 3
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 1.023 632 -
Nanomaterial 0.415 0.247 24 5.7e-15