Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: Fullerol: Fullerol (C60(OH)x (ONa)y, x+y=24,y=6-8)
Concentration: 2.08 µg/cm² (dispersant: DI water).
Control: DI Water
Date: 2013-09-12, by: Charles, Alma
Test Method

  Worm speed
average (µm/sec)
S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 45.621 50.478 230 -
Nanomaterial 38.92 20.69 25 0.21

Details:

  Well  Tracks from daily videos
 Day 7   Day 8   Day 9 
Control 1 10 tracks 5 tracks 6 tracks
2 13 tracks 8 tracks 10 tracks
3 15 tracks 10 tracks 13 tracks
4 16 tracks 14 tracks 12 tracks
5 15 tracks 12 tracks 16 tracks
6 10 tracks 9 tracks 7 tracks
7 7 tracks 4 tracks 18 tracks
Nanomaterial 1 11 tracks 11 tracks 3 tracks