Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: Graphene
Concentration: 0.52 µg/cm² (dispersant: Tannic acid).
Control: Tannic acid (3.333 µg/mL Agar)
Date: 2013-08-08, by: Charles, Alma
Test Method

  Worm speed
average (µm/sec)
S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 46.838 32.169 380 -
Nanomaterial 37.385 21.557 77 0.0015

Details:

  Well  Tracks from daily videos
 Day 7   Day 8   Day 9 
Control 1 16 tracks 19 tracks 11 tracks
2 27 tracks 31 tracks 14 tracks
3 19 tracks 16 tracks 15 tracks
4 26 tracks 14 tracks 15 tracks
5 20 tracks 17 tracks 16 tracks
6 34 tracks 7 tracks 22 tracks
7 16 tracks 15 tracks 10 tracks
Nanomaterial 1 15 tracks 19 tracks 8 tracks
2 16 tracks 8 tracks 11 tracks