Nanomaterial effects on C. elegans locomotion

Nanomaterial: SWNT: Single-walled carbon nanotubes
Concentration: 2.08 µg/cm² (dispersant: DI water).
Control: DI Water
Date: 2013-07-01, by: Charles, Alma
Test Method

  Worm speed
average (µm/sec)
S.D. n p value
(Student's t-test)
Control 55.214 38.462 698 -
Nanomaterial 21.407 11.485 37 7.2e-15

Details:

  Well  Tracks from daily videos
 Day 7   Day 8   Day 9 
Control 1 14 tracks 15 tracks 12 tracks
2 12 tracks 16 tracks 11 tracks
3 13 tracks 5 tracks 4 tracks
4 19 tracks 9 tracks 2 tracks
5 9 tracks 12 tracks 6 tracks
6 10 tracks 19 tracks 5 tracks
7 8 tracks 9 tracks 6 tracks
8 15 tracks 8 tracks 7 tracks
9 34 tracks 17 tracks 10 tracks
10 9 tracks 6 tracks 17 tracks
11 8 tracks 10 tracks 4 tracks
12 21 tracks 15 tracks 3 tracks
13 25 tracks 21 tracks 13 tracks
14 22 tracks 26 tracks 6 tracks
15 12 tracks 16 tracks 16 tracks
16 22 tracks 22 tracks 8 tracks
17 12 tracks 5 tracks 3 tracks
18 17 tracks 14 tracks 9 tracks
19 17 tracks 9 tracks 3 tracks
Nanomaterial 1 12 tracks 7 tracks 7 tracks
2 5 tracks 1 tracks 5 tracks