Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: MWNT-30-5: 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 0.551 0.389 85 9.5e-13
Trial 2
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 0.697 698 -
Nanomaterial 0.409 0.178 26 2.7e-15
Trial 3
  Worm locomotion
average (normalized)
S.D. n p value
Control 1 1.023 632 -
Nanomaterial 0.5 0.27 35 3.0e-14