PhD Candidate
Graduate Research Assistant
3012 CCRC and B206.2 Davison Life Sciences 706-542-9740

B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2012) University of Georgia


  • ARCS Foundation Scholar, 2017-2018
  • NSF GRFP, Honorable Mention, 2017
  • NIH Glyoscience Training Program Fellow, 2016-2017
  • Diversity and Inclusion Graduate Fellow, 2015


M. Osman Sheikh, Stephanie M. Halmo and Lance Wells (2017). Recent advancements in understanding mammalian O-mannosylation. Glycobiology, in press.

Stephanie M. Halmo, Danish Singh, Sneha Patel, Shuo Wang, Melanie Edlin, Geert-Jan Boons, Kelley Moremen, David Live, and Lance Wells (2017). Protein O-Linked Mannose β-1, 4-N-Acetylglucosaminyl-transferase 2 (POMGNT2) is a Gatekeeper Enzyme for Functional Glycosylation of α-Dystroglycan. Journal of Biological Chemistry 292(6): 2101-2109.

M. Osman Sheikh, Stephanie M. Halmo, Sneha Patel, Dustin Middleton, Hideyuki Takeuchi, Christopher M. Schafer, Christopher M. West, Robert S. Haltiwanger, Fikri Y. Avci, Kelley W. Moremen, and Lance Wells (2016). Rapid screening of sugar-nucleotide donor specificities of putative glycosyltransferases. Glycobiology 27(3): 206-212.

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