Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: MWNT-COOH: Carboxylated multi-walled carbon nanotubes
Concentration: 0.52 µg/cm² (dispersant: DI water).
Control: DI Water
Date: 2013-08-10, by: Charles, Alma
Test Method

  Worm speed
average (µm/sec)
S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 43.526 33.589 381 -
Nanomaterial 38.823 25.936 29 0.37

Details:

  Well  Tracks from daily videos
 Day 7   Day 8   Day 9 
Control 1 13 tracks 15 tracks 9 tracks
2 15 tracks 16 tracks 6 tracks
3 8 tracks 14 tracks 7 tracks
4 16 tracks 6 tracks 5 tracks
5 11 tracks 10 tracks 8 tracks
6 25 tracks 21 tracks 8 tracks
7 19 tracks 11 tracks 12 tracks
8 9 tracks 12 tracks 4 tracks
9 17 tracks 14 tracks 8 tracks
10 25 tracks 16 tracks 21 tracks
Nanomaterial 1 16 tracks 8 tracks 5 tracks